Baker, Ray, Sgt

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526-Balloon Crewman
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1918-1919, 526, US Army Air Force (USAAF)
Service Years
1917 - 1919
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Date of Passing
Feb 15, 1919
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Other Comments:
Name: BAKER, Ray A.
Rank: Private
DOB: Feb 6, 1888
POB: Baldnap, AR
NOK: Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Baker, Blackwell, OK
DOE Active Duty: Dec 10, 1917
Location: Kelley Field, TX
Discharged circa Nov 1918
Location: Ft. Omaha, Nebraska
Units Served with: 22nd Balloon Company, Omaha, NE
                                 46th Ballon Company, Omaha, NE
                                 5-9 Balloon Company, Omaha, NE
Remarks: Died at home of parents, Feb 15, 1919. Cause unknown
(SOURCE: "Honor Roll and Service Record" page 145, published by Blackwell Job Printing Company, Blackwell, OK, in 1920. Information provided by Gold Star Mothers of Kay County, Oklahoma. Reference: Mrs. W. H. Baker, mother;

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 Unit Assignments
US Army Air Force (USAAF)
  1917-1918, 526, US Army Air Force (USAAF)
  1918-1918, 526, US Army Air Force (USAAF)
  1918-1919, 526, US Army Air Force (USAAF)
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  1917-1918 World War I
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